The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 26 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 95 79 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.11% 5.65% 6.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.67% 8.94% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 73 69 104
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,736 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Perl
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
814 884 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 69.51% 63.19% 63.50%
Number of salaries quoted 710 773 964
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Perl.

1 120 (65.93%) Python
2 89 (48.90%) Linux
3 82 (45.05%) Java
4 64 (35.16%) Bash Shell
5 60 (32.97%) SQL
5 60 (32.97%) Degree
6 58 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (28.02%) JavaScript
8 47 (25.82%) C++
9 43 (23.63%) Software Engineering
10 40 (21.98%) HTML
11 38 (20.88%) SDLC
12 35 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (17.58%) C
13 32 (17.58%) Computer Science
14 31 (17.03%) C#
14 31 (17.03%) Open Source
15 29 (15.93%) Web Services
16 28 (15.38%) Scrum
17 27 (14.84%) Unix
17 27 (14.84%) MySQL
18 26 (14.29%) Shell Script
18 26 (14.29%) REST
18 26 (14.29%) DevOps
19 25 (13.74%) Relational Database
20 23 (12.64%) Bioinformatics
21 22 (12.09%) HTTP
22 21 (11.54%) XML
22 21 (11.54%) CSS
23 20 (10.99%) Visual Studio

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.14%) Apache
2 6 (3.30%) Apache Solr
2 6 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.20%) IIS
3 4 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.10%) nginx
5 1 (0.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.55%) uWSGI
5 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (4.40%) GitHub
3 4 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.09%) HTTP
2 14 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.95%) DNS
4 7 (3.85%) BGP
4 7 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (3.30%) LDAP
6 4 (2.20%) Firewall
6 4 (2.20%) SSH
6 4 (2.20%) SSL
7 3 (1.65%) IMAP
7 3 (1.65%) Internet
7 3 (1.65%) Junos
7 3 (1.65%) SMTP
7 3 (1.65%) X.509
8 2 (1.10%) FTP
8 2 (1.10%) PPP
9 1 (0.55%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.55%) OSPF
9 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.84%) MySQL
2 25 (13.74%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 14 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 11 (6.04%) Text Mining
6 8 (4.40%) Big Data
7 6 (3.30%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.30%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.20%) Electronic Patient Records
8 4 (2.20%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.20%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.10%) DB2
9 2 (1.10%) IDOL
9 2 (1.10%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (10.99%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 7 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.30%) Fiddler
4 6 (3.30%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.75%) JIRA
5 5 (2.75%) Selenium
6 4 (2.20%) Maven
6 4 (2.20%) Subversion
7 3 (1.65%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.55%) Ant
8 1 (0.55%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.55%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.55%) JUnit
8 1 (0.55%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (9.34%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (4.40%) Finance
3 4 (2.20%) Games
3 4 (2.20%) Marketing
4 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (24.73%) Developer
2 34 (18.68%) Software Engineer
3 31 (17.03%) Linux Engineer
4 22 (12.09%) Test Engineer
5 20 (10.99%) Software Developer
6 19 (10.44%) Java Engineer
6 19 (10.44%) Systems Engineer
7 18 (9.89%) Programmer
8 17 (9.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (8.79%) Software Test Engineer
10 15 (8.24%) Java Developer
10 15 (8.24%) JavaScript Engineer
11 14 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
12 12 (6.59%) Web Engineer
13 11 (6.04%) Python Developer
14 10 (5.49%) Administrator
14 10 (5.49%) AWS Engineer
14 10 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 10 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.98%) HTML
2 29 (15.93%) Web Services
3 26 (14.29%) REST
4 21 (11.54%) CSS
4 21 (11.54%) XML
5 16 (8.79%) Natural Language Processing
5 16 (8.79%) SOAP
6 15 (8.24%) JDBC
7 14 (7.69%) JSP
8 11 (6.04%) J2EE
9 10 (5.49%) .NET
10 9 (4.95%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.40%) JSON
12 7 (3.85%) LAMP
12 7 (3.85%) STL
13 6 (3.30%) jQuery
13 6 (3.30%) Lucene
14 5 (2.75%) ASP.NET
15 4 (2.20%) Ajax
15 4 (2.20%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (17.58%) Computer Science
3 20 (10.99%) Mathematics
4 18 (9.89%) Informatics
5 17 (9.34%) Algorithms
6 16 (8.79%) Biology
6 16 (8.79%) Physics
7 11 (6.04%) Life Science
8 9 (4.95%) Client/Server
9 8 (4.40%) Replication
10 6 (3.30%) Ontologies
11 5 (2.75%) Clustering
11 5 (2.75%) Data Centre
11 5 (2.75%) Health Informatics
11 5 (2.75%) Management Information System
12 4 (2.20%) Cryptography
12 4 (2.20%) User Experience
12 4 (2.20%) Visualisation
13 3 (1.65%) Internet of Things
14 2 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 89 (48.90%) Linux
2 27 (14.84%) Unix
3 11 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (6.04%) Windows
4 6 (3.30%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.20%) CentOS
5 4 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.65%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.65%) VMS
6 3 (1.65%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.65%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.10%) Debian
8 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (23.63%) Software Engineering
3 38 (20.88%) SDLC
4 31 (17.03%) Open Source
5 28 (15.38%) Scrum
6 26 (14.29%) DevOps
7 23 (12.64%) Bioinformatics
8 16 (8.79%) Test Automation
9 15 (8.24%) Performance Testing
10 14 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
11 10 (5.49%) Automation Testing
12 9 (4.95%) Automated Testing
12 9 (4.95%) Full Text Search
12 9 (4.95%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.95%) Validation
13 8 (4.40%) Network Management
13 8 (4.40%) OOP
13 8 (4.40%) Software Architecture
13 8 (4.40%) TDD
14 7 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (65.93%) Python
2 82 (45.05%) Java
3 64 (35.16%) Bash Shell
4 60 (32.97%) SQL
5 51 (28.02%) JavaScript
6 47 (25.82%) C++
7 32 (17.58%) C
8 31 (17.03%) C#
9 26 (14.29%) Shell Script
10 13 (7.14%) PHP
11 9 (4.95%) Ruby
12 5 (2.75%) Lua
13 4 (2.20%) R
14 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (32.97%) Degree
2 5 (2.75%) PhD
3 3 (1.65%) CCNA
3 3 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.65%) JNCIA
4 2 (1.10%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.10%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.55%) LPIC
5 1 (0.55%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.79%) QA
2 6 (3.30%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 11 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.30%) Shibboleth
3 5 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.75%) NFS
3 5 (2.75%) Postfix
4 4 (2.20%) Sendmail
5 3 (1.65%) Corosync
5 3 (1.65%) Docker
5 3 (1.65%) Samba
6 2 (1.10%) Firmware
6 2 (1.10%) GPFS
6 2 (1.10%) iptables
6 2 (1.10%) KVM
6 2 (1.10%) Xen
7 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (9.89%) Puppet
2 14 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (6.04%) Ansible
4 8 (4.40%) Nagios
5 5 (2.75%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.65%) Pacemaker
7 2 (1.10%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.55%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (9.34%) Oracle
2 11 (6.04%) VMware
3 10 (5.49%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.85%) Cisco
4 7 (3.85%) Juniper
5 3 (1.65%) Coverity
5 3 (1.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.10%) Apple
6 2 (1.10%) IBM
6 2 (1.10%) Toshiba
7 1 (0.55%) Perforce
7 1 (0.55%) Sun
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